the uncultivated land on each side of and below a fence.
any uncultivated strip of land within a field, farm, etc.

Nearby words

  1. fence with,
  2. fence-mending,
  3. fence-off,
  4. fence-sitter,
  5. fencer,
  6. fencible,
  7. fencing,
  8. fencing wire,
  9. fend,
  10. fend for oneself

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Examples from the Web for fencerow

  • He turned them with an expert grace at the end of the furrow, went down along the fencerow and around the outer edge of the field.

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